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Dental...

Sometimes I wonder my teeth will be the death of me. Went in yesterday morning for my cleaning and then a root canal. Cleaning was fine as always. The dentist spent the next 90 minutes trying to get into the root canals. I wouldn't stop bleeding, and just kept on gushing blood.

I am not sure if it was timing, but I already had an appointment later that afternoon with my oral surgeon to remove stitches on my previous tooth extraction. So then, this check-up becomes another tooth extraction.....

Its a bit disturbing when the nurses and reception staff are starting to recognize me there. My oral surgeon joked again about 'not making up any more dental emergencies' just to see him. We skipped a lot of the procedural formalities, as we went through this a few weeks ago. He also joked about not having any more dental emergencies until he gets back from vacation in August. Of course, I had to ask him, when that was...

This will put a big dent the bank account, as these dental implants don't come cheap. Just means a few changes in the next little while...